Partner René I. Gamboa Joins GRSM San Francisco Office, Bolsters Commercial Litigation Practice Group

January 2024

Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, the nation's first and only full-service law firm with offices in all 50 states, welcomes René I. Gamboa as a Partner in the firm's San Francisco office, strengthening the Commercial Litigation, Real Estate, and Business Transactions practice groups.

Mr. Gamboa has extensive experience serving as outside general counsel for a diverse range of clients, including startups and multi-national companies, successfully guiding them through various stages of development, from initial entity formation to exit strategies, and offering expertise in areas such as intellectual property, corporate governance, and real estate transactions. In these roles, he worked collaboratively across various departments within the companies to implement their legal strategies.

“We are so excited to welcome René to GRSM,” said Northern California Managing Partner Adam Sugarman. “René brings a diverse skill set to our team and will help fortify our ranks across multiple practice areas.”

He possesses dual expertise in transactional law and litigation, having successfully litigated complex commercial, securities, and real estate cases. Mr. Gamboa's experience also extends to serving as bond counsel and representing financial services, securities, and real estate professionals in regulatory forums such as FINRA. 

Mr. Gamboa has been recognized as a Northern California Super Lawyer and is accredited by the U.S. Green Building Council as a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional. 

Mr. Gamboa is admitted to practice in California, the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona, and the U.S. District Court for the Central, Eastern, Northern, and Southern Districts of California. He earned his law degree from the University of San Francisco School of Law, where he received the American Jurisprudence Award in Legal Theory, and his undergraduate degree from the University of San Francisco. 

GRSM has a national reputation for successfully managing, resolving, and trying multi-party and complex claims in every substantive area of commercial law. Our lawyers have tried or arbitrated bet-the-company cases in nearly every industry and profession. GRSM lawyers are regularly in court, try cases frequently, and have a track record of unprecedented endurance for handling multiple consecutive complex matters and lengthy trials. Our reputation enables clients to send the strong message that they are unshaken by the possibility of trial. Our broad range of industry experience gives us the expert knowledge to successfully present the most complicated cases to judges, juries, and mediators alike.

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